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Turkish-European Archeology Days starts at 17 June 2022

Turkish-European Archeology Days starts at 17 June 2022

Within the framework of the European Archaeology Days, the French Institute for Anatolian Studies (IFEA) and the French Institute of Turkey - Istanbul are holding the Turkish-European Archaeology Days from 17 to 19 June 2022.

In Fact, Who Fought In The Ancient Greek Battles Of Himera?

In Fact, Who Fought In The Ancient Greek Battles Of Himera?

Study titled "Isotopic evidence for geographical heterogeneity in ancient Greek military forces" demonstrates the power of archaeological remains to test the claims of historical texts and reveals a potential bias in ancient writings. Archaeological…

Two radiation events identifyed in Neanderthal history

Two radiation events identifyed in Neanderthal history

Archaeologists, developed methods for the enrichment and analysis of nuclear DNA from sediments, and applied them to cave deposits in western Europe and southern Siberia dated to between approximately 200,000 and 50,000 years ago.

Life could had started from XNA in place of RNA too

Life could had started from XNA in place of RNA too

Some scientists think that XNA evolved into RNA, which then evolved into DNA forming the very beginnings of life. Scientists showed that L-aTNA fragments could interlink on complementary L-aTNA, RNA and DNA templates without the need for enzymes.…

Guano of the eastern horseshoe bats helped archaeologists

Guano of the eastern horseshoe bats helped archaeologists

UOW Ph.D. student Conor McAdams said for an experimental microarchaeological study of guano-driven diagenesis in tropical cave sediments; "Our bat poo experiment might seem like mad science, but it is helping to fill gaps in the story of the peopling…